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Graduate Programs at Otis College

MFA Programs - Fine Arts, Public Practice, Graphic Design, Writing


Otis College of Art and Design’s MFA programs provide rigorous, intimate, practice-based studies connecting a distinguished faculty with a global student body. Their multidisciplinary approach to developing an artistic vision and practice equips you to thrive within the international landscape of art, design, and writing.

In addition to work within your chosen field your evolving practice is also enriched through critiques and symposia across disciplines with visiting artists and writers and through studio tours, public lectures, and readings. Teaching and publishing fellowships provide you further access to professional mentors who help you to shape pathways to your future career.  Students also have unique opportunities to participate in internships, residencies, workshops, and faculty-led travel study worldwide.

Located in the rich and expanding cultural capital of Los Angeles, the close proximity of Otis College to numerous museums, galleries, and studios allows you to interact with the most significant contemporary artists, designers, and writers.

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